Call for Economic Growth Experts (Jordan)

Job
from Creative Associates International
Closing date: 24 Oct 2019

Creative is recruiting for multiple upcoming USAID-funded economic growth activities in Jordan. This wide range of opportunities will support the Government of Jordan in its efforts to overcome growth impediments, foster self-reliance and capacity development of government and private sector counterparts to implement economic reform and contribute to increasing women’s access to employment and leadership in Jordan.

Job Description:

We are seeking experts in the following areas:

  • Women’s economic empowerment
  • Workforce development
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Gender and social inclusion
  • Strategic communications and social behavior change
  • Business enabling environment
  • Capacity development
  • Economic reform
  • Management consulting
  • Organizational change management
  • Enterprise development
  • Market facilitation
  • Investing and venture capital
  • MSME capacity development
  • Supporting MSMEs to shift from informal to formal sector
  • Microfinance

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree in Economics, Business, Public Policy, Gender Studies, or related field;
  • Over eight (8) years of experience working in economic growth or inclusion in Jordan (preferred) or the MENA region;
  • Experience working with donor-funded programming, USAID preferred; and
  • Fluency English required; and
  • Fluency in Arabic preferred